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A working class community's fight to be seen for who they are... through theatre, bingo and a good feed
Other Side of the River
cost of living

A working class community's fight to be seen for who they are... through theatre, bingo and a good feed

The man who never gave up on peace
John Hume
Good Friday Agreement

The man who never gave up on peace

James Norton: 'A Little Life is the scariest thing I've ever done'
James Norton smiling, in a white t-shirt with a blue jacket
Interview

James Norton: 'A Little Life is the scariest thing I've ever done'

The Great British Bake Off Musical review: Showstopper or soggy bottom?
John Owen-Jones as Phil Hollinghurst (centre) and contestants in The Great British Bake Off Musical
Theatre

The Great British Bake Off Musical review: Showstopper or soggy bottom?

Grenfell System Failure: A rage-inducing inquiry into government buck-passing
Theatre

Grenfell System Failure: A rage-inducing inquiry into government buck-passing

Daniel Mays: 'I had a burning desire to be noticed'
Daniel Mays as Sid in Mike Leigh’s award-winning Vera Drake
Culture

Daniel Mays: 'I had a burning desire to be noticed'

Meet the young, care-experienced theatre-makers breaking stereotypes
Belongings - a play that aims to challenge stigma faced by young people in care. Care Day
foster care

Meet the young, care-experienced theatre-makers breaking stereotypes

Travis Alabanza: 'If I can make an audience laugh then I can make them think'
Travis Alabanza
Interview

Travis Alabanza: 'If I can make an audience laugh then I can make them think'

'The system isn’t an accident': How a playwright is forcing us to ask questions about the hostile environment
A Sudden Violent Burst of Rain
Theatre

'The system isn’t an accident': How a playwright is forcing us to ask questions about the hostile environment

Totoro, the Catbus and the fight to save the natural world
My Neighbour Totoro
nature

Totoro, the Catbus and the fight to save the natural world

A Roman outdoor theatre is finally getting a permanent stage - and a bar
roman theatre
Theatre

A Roman outdoor theatre is finally getting a permanent stage - and a bar

PIP assessments are no laughing matter. Or are they?
Don’t Make Tea is a dark comedy around PIP assessments
Theatre

PIP assessments are no laughing matter. Or are they?

Big Issue vendor performs at theatre he usually sells outside
Theatre Royal Plymouth
Our vendors

Big Issue vendor performs at theatre he usually sells outside

'A landmark moment': Arthur Hughes on being the first disabled actor to play Richard III at the RSC
Theatre

'A landmark moment': Arthur Hughes on being the first disabled actor to play Richard III at the RSC

From sofa surfing to the stage: This artistic director wants to give people experiencing homelessness a new lease of life
Homelessness

From sofa surfing to the stage: This artistic director wants to give people experiencing homelessness a new lease of life

Bertie Carvel on playing Donald Trump: 'It's going to be a huge success. I feel confident saying that to you.'
Theatre

Bertie Carvel on playing Donald Trump: 'It's going to be a huge success. I feel confident saying that to you.'

Sadie Frost: Why I’m part of the UN’s campaign to end violence against women
Violence Against Women

Sadie Frost: Why I’m part of the UN’s campaign to end violence against women

Dante ballet is a fitting tribute on 700th anniversary of his death
Opera

Dante ballet is a fitting tribute on 700th anniversary of his death

Get Up, Stand Up! - Arinzé Kene on bringing Bob Marley to the West End
Arinzé Kene says he faced 'huge waves and mountains of fear' prior to portraying Bob Marley. Image: Craig Sugden
Theatre

Get Up, Stand Up! - Arinzé Kene on bringing Bob Marley to the West End

Theatre helped Jonnie Barton come to terms with his history of homelessness
Theatre

Theatre helped Jonnie Barton come to terms with his history of homelessness